Stackstate-StatsD

Overview

This Agent check monitors the availability and uptime of non-StackState StatsD servers. It also tracks the rate StatsD servers are receiving metrics.

This check does NOT forward application metrics from StatsD servers to StackState.

Setup

Configuration

To configure the Agent to connect to StatsD, edit /etc/sts-agent/conf.d/statsd.yaml. An example configuration can be found at statsd.yaml.example.

init_config:

instances:
  - host: localhost
    port: 8126

HOST: Set the host name or ip address of the StatsD server being monitored.

PORT: The admin port of the StatsD server being monitored.

Validation

Execute the info command (/etc/init.d/stackstate-agent info on *NIX) and verify that the integration check was successful.